Pete Seat
Executive Director, Strategic Comms & Talent Development, Indiana Republican Party

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Whitestown, IN, USA

The only child of immigrant parents, Pete Seat is a former White House spokesman, nationally-recognized political commentator, author and Millennial generation expert. Currently the executive director of strategic communications and talent development at The Indiana Republican Party, Pete Seat has published columns on domestic and international issues in outlets including POLITICO, CNN.com and MSNBC.com, appeared as a guest on CNN, Fox News, MSNBC and NewsMax TV programs over 100 times, delivered lectures on communications and media at the University of Illinois-Chicago, Purdue University, and other campuses, and authored the book, The War on the Millennials. Career highlights include serving as communications director on the historic 106-day campaign of Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb; being communications director on former U.S. Senator, and current Director of National Intelligence, Dan Coats’ successful 2010 campaign for Senate; and serving as deputy assistant press secretary to President George W. Bush in The White House, where Pete worked alongside Tony Snow and Dana Perino and traveled to twenty-three countries with the president.